Section: Fall 2015
FSMA Final Rule Released; AFIA Prepped and Ready
On Sept. 17, the long awaited Food Safety Modernization Act “Current Good Manufacturing Practices and Hazard Analysis and Preventive Controls for Food for Animals" final rule was published in the Federal Register by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The American Feed Industry Association is pleased FDA followed through with its request for a phase-in approach to implementation, giving all animal food manufacturing facilities additional time to execute Current Good Manufacturing Practices (CGMPs) followed by the hazard analysis and preventive controls.